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Master of Global Project Management (Advanced)

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Master of Global Project Management (Advanced)

What is an Advanced Global Project Management Degree?

A Master in Project Management (Advanced) degree develops expertise in all processes involved in project management in a global context. It’s an extended course that is ideal for international students. This course exposes you to industry standards while you complete several case studies to build skills in project planning, budgeting and execution.
During this course, you will have the opportunity to further develop knowledge and understanding of project management processes. Each subject has a particular emphasis on projects with a global aspect including learning how to effectively manage projects with international stakeholders. The skills you will learn in this in-person or online project management master’s degree are in demand in a wide variety of fields including IT, construction, manufacturing, healthcare, natural resources, education, commerce, and research and development.

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Learning outcomes

  • Identify the major influences of technology and globalisation in project management.
  • Apply innovative solutions to meet cultural and environmental barriers.
  • Incorporate research findings and technologies into project plans.
  • Deliver formal presentations to stakeholders regarding strategy and development.
Study mode
Online, On campus, Blended
Campus locations*
Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide
Student
Domestic
International
Course duration
2 years full time, part-time options available
Start date
20 Feb 2023
05 Jun 2023
18 Sep 2023
Fees

This is an AQF Level 9 course delivered by Torrens University Australia Ltd.

*For more details on international student study options.

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Career opportunities

Master of Global Project Management and Master of Global Project Management (Advanced) will provide you with the skills to manage complex stakeholders and projects from planning to completion to achieve project outcomes. No matter which industry you’re operating in, this qualification will help you stand out.

Potential career paths

  • Senior Project Administrator
    Average salary: $87,324 - $191,250
  • Senior Project Manager
    Average salary: $119,122 - $193,439
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Subjects and units

This course comprises of 16 subjects, which includes 10 core subjects and 6 elective subjects. Each subject involves 10 hours of study per week, comprising 3 hours of facilitated study and 7 hours self-directed study.

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Electives

Requirements

These eight core subjects must be completed.

Core subjects

  • Business Environment | MGT501 
  • Business Communications | MGT502
  • Principles of Project Management | PROJ6000
  • Project Planning and Budgeting | PROJ6002
  • Project Execution and Control | PROJ6003
  • Contracts and Procurement | PROJ6004
  • Integrated Project Management - PROJ6017 / PROJ6001
  • Management, People and Teams | MGT600

Requirements

These two core subjects must be completed. Additionally, you’re required to select six electives from the electives tab.

Core subjects

  • Project Management Capstone | PROJ6016
  • Project, Portfolio and Program Management - PROJ6018

Requirements

Electives available to students may be chosen from the elective bank below. Choose six electives:

Elective subjects

  • Business Process Management and Systems | PROJ6009
  • Project Management Application: Construction | PROJ6010
  • Integrated Infrastructure Project Management | PROJ6011
  • Foundations of Information Systems | MIS500
  • Data Modelling and Database Design | MIS602
  • Microservices Architecture | MIS603
  • Requirements Engineering | MIS604
  • Systems Analysis and Design | MIS605
  • Cybersecurity | MIS607
  • Agile Project Management | MIS608
  • Data Management and Analytics | MIS609
  • Marketing | MKT600
  • Financial Management | FIN600
  • Dynamic Leadership | MGT601
  • Business Decision Analytics | MGT602
  • Systems Thinking | MGT603
  • Employer Based Project | MGT606
  • Business Law and International Contexts | MGT608
  • Organisational Best Practice | MGT610
  • International Business Strategy | MGT611
  • Risk Management | MGT612
  • Corporate Sustainability | MGT613
  • Technology Strategy | MGT614
  • Accounting Information Systems | ACCT6001
  • Economic Principles and Decision Making | ECON6000
  • Statistics for Financial Decisions | STAT6003
  • Management Perspectives | MGMT6012
  • Engineering Sustainability | MEM601
  • Engineering Risk Management | MEM602
  • Engineering Strategy | MEM603
  • Big Data and Analytics | BDA601
  • User Experience Design | DID602A
  • Design Futures | DSGN6028
  • Managing Information Systems | MGT609

Technology

Learn with industry standard technologies

International students must not enrol in more than one-third (33%) of online subjects over their course, and must study at least one face-to-face subject each study period. Please note that due to COVID-19, authorities have provided exceptions to the usual face-to-face learning requirements. For more information, visit Study in Australia.

International students on a student visa are required to study full time (i.e. must complete a minimum of 1.0 EFTSL of study per year). For the latest information on study locations, please check the entry requirements flyer.

Industry partners and work placements

A Master in Project Management (Advanced) degree develops expertise in all processes involved in project management in a global context. It’s an extended course that is ideal for international students. This course exposes students to industry standards while they complete several case studies to build skills in project planning, budgeting and execution.
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Entry details

  • Domestic
  • International

Fees

Check the domestic course fee schedule for the cost of your course.

FEE-HELP

Eligible Australian students may choose to defer some, or all, of their tuition fees through FEE-HELP, a loan scheme repaid through the tax system based on income.

Learn more about fees and FEE-HELP

Scholarships

If you are truly passionate about business, we want to hear from you. We have a variety of business scholarships on offer to assist you in becoming a key part of the business industry:

Admission criteria

Before you begin your application to study as a domestic student, check that you meet at least one of the requirements listed below.

Successful completion of a Bachelor’s degree (AQF Level 7)

OR

Applicants without formal qualifications are eligible to apply if they have seven (7) years of professional, administrative or managerial work experience. Applications will be assessed on a case by case basis

OR

Successful completion of the Graduate Certificate of Global Project Management

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Guaranteed pathway and Recognition of Prior Learning

If you have already completed a qualification you may be able to credit this against your degree with us, even if it’s from another institution. This is called Recognition of Prior Learning. We also offer pathway opportunities to further your learning.

Learn more about study pathways

Fees

Check the international course fee schedule for the cost of your course. Onshore international students requiring a student visa should choose campus-based / blended options.

Fee payment

Course fees can be paid across three study periods. Each instalment to be paid before the beginning of the academic stage census date.

Scholarships

We want you to have the best possible chance to succeed, which is why we offer a range of financial scholarships to support our international students during their study journey.

Admission criteria

Before you begin your application to study as an international student, check that you meet the requirements listed below.

Australian bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
Academic IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0) or equivalent.
OR alternative entry requirement may be available. Contact the International Admissions team for more information.

View full course admission information

Guaranteed pathway and Recognition of Prior Learning

If you have already completed a qualification you may be able to credit this against your degree with us, even if it’s from another institution. This is called Recognition of Prior Learning. We also offer pathway opportunities to further your learning.

Learn more about study pathways

How to apply

Frequently asked questions

  • How do I apply for a course?
  • Can I get course credit for previous experience?
  • What are Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer (CT)? How do I apply?
  • How do I apply for a scholarship?
  • What are Torrens University Australia’s ATAR requirements for domestic students?
  • What if  I don’t meet the entry criteria for a degree?
  • Am I eligible for FEE-HELP?

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